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Wapda Junior Engineer Test PTS 2018

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01 . Dielectric strength In case of mica can be expected to be more than

02 . All of the following dielectric material are preferred for high frequency application except (Butyl rubber)

03 . Polar dielectric are normally used for (Dc and power frequencies)

04 . Which of the following are polar dielectric (Nylon)

05 . The impurity in liquid dielectric which has significant effect in reducing the breakdown
strength, is(Moisture)

06 . A good dielectric should have all the following properties except
(High dielectric loss)

07 . The variety of paper used for insulation purpose is
(Craft paper)

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08 . Corona effect can be identified by
(Faint violet glow)

09. In van de graaff generator output voltage is controlled by
(Controlling the corona source voltage)

10 . A tesla coil is
(High frequency resonant transformer)

11 . Insulators for high voltage applications are tested for
(Both power frequency and impulse test)

12 . Transformer contribute to radio interference due to
(Corona discharge, internal or partial discharge, sparking, all)

13 . The electrical breakdown strength of insulating material depend on
(Nature of applied voltage, imperfection, pressure temp humidity, all)

14 . Vacuum insulation is used in all of the following except
(EHT of color TV)

15 . Liquid are generally used as insulating material up to voltage stresses of about

16 . When one of three series resistors is removed from a circuit and the circuit is
reconnected, the current(Increase)

17 . The number 3.2 * 10^-5 A expressed using a metric prefix is

18 . A resistor is connected across a 50V source. What is the current in the resistor if the color
code is red, orange, orange, silver(2.2mA)

19 . Approximately how many mill amperes of current flow through a circuit with a 40V
source an d6.8Kohm of resistance(5.9mA)

20 . When a forth resistor is connected in series with three resistors, the total resistance

21 . A string of five series resistor is connected across a 6 V battery. Zero voltage is measured
across all resistors except R3. The voltage across R3 is(6V)

22 . A certain series circuit consists of a 1/8W, 1/4W, and 1/2W resistors. The total resistance
is 1200 ohm. If each resistor is operating in the circuit at its maximum power dissipation,
total current flow is(27mA)

23 . The total power in a certain circuit is 12 W. Each of the four equal-value series resistors
making up the circuit dissipates(3W)

24 . All the voltage drops and the source voltage added together in a series circuit is equal to

25 . If a 24 V and a 6 V battery are series opposing, the total voltage is

26 . The output of a certain voltage divider is 12 V with no load. When a load is connected,
the output voltage(Decrease)

27 . The parallel combination of a 470 resistor and a 1.5 k resistor is in series with the
parallel combination of five 1 k resistors. The source voltage is 50 V. The percentage
of the load current through any single 1 k resistor is(20 %)

28 . A 20 kHz pulse waveform consists of pulses that are 15 s wide. The duty cycle

29 . A 5 mH, a 4.3 mH, and a 0.6 mH inductor are connected in parallel. The total inductance
is(Less than 0.6mH)

30 . the winding resistance of a coil can be increased by
(Increasing the number of turns or using thinner wire) (Inductor)

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31. When the current through an inductor is cut in half, the amount of energy stored in the electromagnetic field (Is quartered)

32. In a series RC circuit, 12 V (rms) is measured across the resistor and 15 V (rms) is measured across the capacitor. The rms source voltage is (19.2)

33. When the frequency of the source voltage decreases, the impedance of a parallel RC circuit (Increase)

34. An ac circuit consists of a resistor and a capacitor. To increase the phase angle above 45°, the following condition must exist (R[XC]

35 . In a certain series resonant circuit, VC = 125 V, VL = 125 V, and VR = 40 V. The value of
the source voltage is(40 V)

36 . In applying the superposition theorem,

(The sources are considered one at a time with all others replaced by their internal
impedance) (Circuit theorem and ac analysis)

37 . In order to get maximum power transfer from a capacitive source, the load must
(Have impedance that is the complex conjugate of the source impedance)

38 . A two-terminal variable resistor is known as a

39 . A half-watt is equal to how many mill watts?

40 . Three hundred joules of energy are consumed in 15 s. The power is

41 . How much continuous current can be drawn from a 60 Ah battery for 14 h?

42 . A 68 resistor is connected across the terminals of a 3 V battery. The power dissipation
of the resistor is(132mW)

43 . When the speed at which a conductor is moved through a magnetic field is increased, the
induced voltage(Increase)

44 . The induced voltage across a coil with 250 turns that is located in a magnetic field that is
changing at a rate of 8 Wb/s is(2000v)

45 . For a given wire wound core, an increase in current through the coil
(Increases the flux density)

46 . If the cross-sectional area of a magnetic field increases, but the flux remains the same, the
flux density (Decreases)

47 . When the current through the coil of an electromagnet reverses, the
(Direction of the magnetic field reverses)

48 . The unit for reluctance is

49 . A coil of wire is placed in a changing magnetic field. If the number of turns in the coil is
decreased, the voltage induced across the coil will

50 . What kVA rating is required for a transformer that must handle a maximum load current
of 8 A with a secondary voltage of 2 kV?(16 kVA) (16 kVA) (Transformer)

51 . A certain transformer has 400 turns in the primary winding and 2,000 turns in the
secondary winding. The turns ratio is
(5) (Transformer)

52 . The primary winding of a transformer has 110 V ac across it. What is the secondary
voltage if the turn’s ratio is 8?
(880) (transformer)

53 . The primary winding of a transformer has 110 V ac across it. What is the secondary
voltage if the turn’s ratio is 8?
(880) (transformer)

54 . In a certain loaded transformer, the secondary voltage is one-fourth the primary voltage.
The secondary current is
(4 times) (Transformer)

55 . The primary winding of a power transformer should always be
(Fused) (Transformer)

56 . In a certain transformer, the input power to the primary is 120 W. If 8.5 W are lost to the
winding resistance, what is the output power to the load, neglecting any other issues?
(111.5 W) (transformer)

57 . The maximum output voltage of a certain low-pass filter is 15 V. The output voltage at
the critical frequency is (10.60v) (passive filter)

58 . When both inputs of NAND gate is high, output will be

59 . The angular velocity of geostationary satellite is
(Equal to angular velocity of earth)

60 . A diode can be used as a frequency multiplier because of its
(Non linearity) (Blog)

61 . Which of the following is not characteristic of an oscillator?
(Negative feedback) (Blog)

62 . The other name for beta of BJT is
(Current amplification factor) (Blog)

63 . When the bias in an FET stops the flow of current, the condition is called
(Pinch off) (Blog)

64 . In N-type semiconductor, the minority carriers are
(Holes) (Blog)

65 . A power gain of 30dB is equivalent to which amplification factor?
(1000) (blog)

66 . UJT when used for triggering as SCR, has waveform
(Saw tooth)

67 . The RMS value of load phase voltage is
(141.4v) (electrical objective question with answer)

68 . If the dc bus voltage Vd = 300v, the power consumed by 3 phase load is (3kW) (electrical
objective question with answer)

69 . A resistance of 50 k ohm has a conductance of (0.02mS)( electrical objective question
with answer, BEE)

70 . Which of the following is incorrect (1J=1N/m) (electrical objective question with answer)

71 . Electromotive force is provided by (an electric current)( electrical objective question with

72 . In order that work may be done (a supply of energy is required)( electrical objective
question with answer)

73 . Unit of resistivity is
(Ohm-m) (Electrical objective question with answer)

74 . Input impedance of op-amp is

75 . Output impedance of inverting op-amp is

76 . In case of short circuit, current is

77 . Bulb in streets are connected in
(Parallel) (electrical4u)(Electric circuit)

78 . A 240V, 60W lamp has a working resistance of
(960 ohm) (Electrical objective question with answer)

79 . R=10, I=2, P=

80 . Conductance is the reciprocal of

81 . The motor use in ceiling fan is

82 . In brief, the higher voltage spike on ac power line is called

83 . Voltage drop is (Potential difference between two points)

84 . Three basic quantities of electrical are (V, I, R)

85 . Pitras shah Bukhara was
(Urdu poet)

86 . Man and superman was written by
(Bernard shah)

87 . Doab refer to land between
(Two rivers)

88 . Waive synonym is
(Not insist, pardon)

89 . They felt humiliated because they
(had cheated)

90 . Cataract means